THIS IS WHY NAMESCON WENT .ONLINE

The beauty of a domain name is that it doesn’t just exist to be bought, sold, and traded: it exists to be used. To bring an idea to life and present it to the world. We like to think outside the box here at NamesCon, and sometimes that means looking beyond the dot-com. That’s why […]

Registration Now Open for NamesCon 360°

It’s real! Well, it’s virtual, but it’s also real! Tickets are now available for NamesCon 360°, as we bring the world’s domain-industry professionals together all at once. The NamesCon 360° Standard Pass is only $59—you probably spent more on lockdown snacks last week. (No judgements.) New Experiences on a New Platform This is a first […]

NamesCon Global 2020 First Keynote Speaker Announcement

Phenomenal news! Announcing our first keynote speaker for NamesCon Global 2020: James Booth, the domain broker who runs the award-winning Phenom.com. He’s cleared over $30 million in sales before turning 30, with $10 million in 2019 alone. James got his start in wealth management, rolling the dice on a move to Southeast Asia to take […]

Austin, Texas: NamesCon Global’s New Home Has a Lot Going On

NamesCon Global’s new home in the heart of Austin, Texas gives us plenty of new opportunities to eat, drink, and network. Austin is famous for its wide variety of live music venues, world-class barbecue, and craft beer scene—all of which can be sampled without having to travel great distances. The Omni Hotel Austin Downtown, our […]

What to Pack for NamesCon Europe 2019

NamesCon Europe 2019 is nearly here—are you ready? Mentally, of course you’re ready to hit the Portuguese seaside, but that’s not what we mean: have you packed the right stuff? Here’s what you’ll need to bring… Get ready to hit the ground running in beautiful Cascais. No tie required. Business cards. Pack a few more […]

Things to See and Do in Cascais and Lisbon

You’ve come to Cascais, Portugal for NamesCon Europe, but there are many reasons to extend your stay. You won’t be alone: Portugal welcomed nearly 13 million tourists in 2018, and tourism injected an estimated €35.2 billion into the country’s economy. (On a related note, the vowel sound “oão” is pronounced like “wow”.) All these visitors […]

Need a Place to Stay in Cascais?

NamesCon Europe is centered at the historic Pestana Cidadela Cascais, but that is by no means your only accommodation option once you hit the Portuguese seaside. There are many hotels ready and waiting for your visit as you arrive for NamesCon Europe 2019. Here is a selection of fine hotels we’ve found—and, yes, we checked: […]

Five Reasons Why You Can’t Miss NamesCon Europe 2019

NamesCon Europe 2019 kicks off on June 20, and if you’re even halfway-serious about the domaining industry, you’ll want to be there. Here’s why. 100% Domain Investor-Relevant Content  While it’s true that heavy hitters from the domain industry’s biggest companies will be there, NamesCon Europe is for the domain investors who bring such vibrant life […]

Getting to Portugal for NamesCon Europe is Easy

You may be wondering, “Are there still flights available to Lisbon in June?” The answer is a resounding Yes! Flight options abound for getting to Lisbon in June, no matter where you’re coming from. We’ve listed a few sample routes for you here, as well as including some useful travel-planning links to help you turn […]